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Lumber prices in the US picked up again; trading experienced mix trends

Framing lumber trading in the US experienced mix trends during last week. While the rally in Canadian S-P-F [...]

Rise in US wooden furniture imports from Indonesia and India

US wooden furniture imports grew 1% in January to US$1.69 billion. Imports were 6% higher than in January [...]

Sharp fall in EU imports of African sawnwood

The most notable trend in the supply of sawn hardwood to the EU in 2017 was the sharp fall in [...]

UK: Concern at shortage of timber for pallets

UK's Timber Packaging & Pallet Confederation (TIMCON) has warned of a shortage of smaller logs required by the pallet [...]

Mozambique to further extend restriction on logging and timber exports

The Mozambican Ministry of Land, Environment and Rural Development has completely banned the exploitation of three species of hardwoods, and [...]
April 12, 2018 Daily News / Forestry / Lumber / Sawmilling / Africa / Global

WTO to establish two panels to rule on US lumber duties

At the request of Canada, the WTO’s Dispute Settlement Body (DSB) agreed on 9 April to establish two panels [...]

British Columbia softwood lumber exports to US crash in March

Softwood lumber exports from British Columbia to the United States plunged 20 per cent in March from a year ago [...]

Indonesian plywood prices reach record high

Export prices of Indonesian plywood continue to climb with no sign of slowing down. In particular, thin panel of 2 [...]

Fall in EU tropical imports driven mainly by supply-side issues

In practice, the recent decline in tropical imports into the EU is better seen as a region-wide phenomenon driven [...]

UPM to sell its Myllykoski mill site

UPM sells its Myllykoski mill site and premises, located in Kouvola, Finland, to Redeve Oy. The buyer is specialised in [...]